Breaking the Reading Barrier

Breaking the Reading Barrier

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Appropriate for freshman/sophomore-level courses such as Introduction to College Reading, and Reading and Study Skills.

Directed toward the "in-between" reader who is competent in handling simple, familiar materials, but lacks independence in handling more difficult passages, this time-tested volume focuses on some of the basic factors which can prevent the effective reading of sentences, paragraphs, and longer selections.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 320 pages
  • 198.1 x 279.4 x 12.7mm | 544.32g
  • Pearson
  • Englewood Cliffs, NJ, United States
  • English
  • 3rd edition
  • 0130827363
  • 9780130827364

Table of contents

(NOTE: All instructional chapters follow the same format of Vocabulary Development, Sentence Reading Skills, Paragraph Reading Skills, and Rapid Reading Skills.)

1. Preinstructional Evaluation Test-Form A.

2. Instructional Chapter.

3. Instructional Chapter.

4. Instructional Chapter.

5. Instructional Chapter.

6. Instructional Chapter.

7. Midinstructional Evaluation Test-Form B.

8. Instructional Chapter.

9. Instructional Chapter.

10. Instructional Chapter.

11. Instructional Chapter.

12. Postinstructional Evaluation Test-Form C.

13. Study Skills.
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